January 31, 1944 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Operation-Overlord (D-Day) postponed until June
  • U-592 sunk off Ireland
  • US forces invade Kwajalein Atoll

Birthdays in History

  • Anton Korteweg, Dutch poet (For the Good Order)
  • Eugene Terre Blanche, South African leader of Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging

Deaths in History

  • Jean Giraudoux, French writer (b. 1882)